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Should the BTCC ETF be Part of Your Portfolio?

What’s the XIC ETF? The Core S&P/TSX Capped Composite Index ETF  (TSX:XIC) invests in the top Canadian firms listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange. It is an all-equity ETF that provides you exposure to a basket of blue-chip Canadian equity assets, with no exposure to fixed-income instruments such as bonds or guaranteed investment certificates (GICs). […]


What is the XIU ETF? The iShares S&P 500/TSX ETF (TSX:XIU) is professionally managed by Blackrock. The exchange-traded fund is a medium-risk investment opportunity that offers investors seeking long-term capital growth. It gives you exposure to blue-chip Canadian companies while providing investors with a forward yield of 2.62%. The XIU ETF is one of Canada’s […]


Investing in ETFs will not only strengthen your portfolio and increase your returns, but it will also help your assets grow quicker. In Canada, a variety of ETFs (exchange-traded funds) are popular. Vanguard’s VFV and Vanguard’s VGRO are two of them. Both are top-of-the-line items but which is the best to buy right now? What […]

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The GST/HST refundable tax credit is described as a non-taxable sum sent to low- or modest-income people or families to offset all – or a portion – of their GST and HST tax payments, according to the Government of Canada website. Every year, this credit payment is made four times; January 5, 2021, April 1, […]


Many Canadians expected cannabis stocks to skyrocket in value, especially after recreational marijuana was legalized in the country in 2018. The reality was that cannabis companies have underperformed the market over the past years. A wide number of challenges have subsequently impacted their performance, some include shrinking profit margins, decreasing demand, and, most recently, the […]